Russian produciton and sales company outfit Mars Media has closed a number of eye-catching deals on Aleksey Sidorov’s $10m Second World War epic T-34. German rights have been taken by Tiberius while Dutch Filmworks has swooped for Benelux rights to the film. Garsu has taken Baltic rights.
The deals follow Mars Media’s buyer-only screening of a work-in-progress cut earlier this month at Tiff. T-34 is being touted as the biggest Russian war movie since Fedor Bondarchuk’s Stalingrad in 2013.
The film, due to be released in Russia in late December by Central Partnership,